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10 Most In-Demand Programming Languages of 2018
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
News
Do you have the skills you'll need to succeed this year, or are you still betting on a COBOL revival?
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 1/22/2018
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Three Key Questions for Federal CIOs
Christopher O'Malley, CEO of Compuware
Commentary
The federal initiative to modernize IT systems raise questions that government CIOS -- in fact, all types of CIOs -- need to consider before launching a major project.
By Christopher O'Malley CEO of Compuware, 1/17/2018
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Implementing DevOps: Mind the Details
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Satire
When it comes to DevOps success or failure, little things count the most. Start small, make sure everyone's really in, and count – and celebrate – the team's successes.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 1/3/2018
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To Build Software that is Easy to Use, Engage the Right Partners
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Developing software that is intuitive and meets user needs calls for a close partnership between a vendor and a couple of key customers.
By Paul Brient, CEO PatientKeeper , 1/2/2018
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7 Fastest-Growing Tech Job Skills
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
Which terms do IT employers and job seekers search for most often? There are some significant disconnects between what IT pros offer and what employers want.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 1/2/2018
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How to Maintain the Spirit of Open Source
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
As the popularity of open source grows, it's important to remember that with growth comes complexity and that being involved in open source comes with the mindset that collaboration makes the world a better place.
By Alan, SUSE, and Chairman of the OpenStack Foundation , 12/27/2017
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How Innovation is Changing the Analytics Landscape
Jen Underwood, Impact Analytix
Satire
The collision of emerging technologies and new enterprise strategies is bringing dramatic change to the world of analytics.
By Jen Underwood Impact Analytix, 12/19/2017
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10 Surprising Ways Machine Learning is Being Used Today
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
As machine learning technologies evolve developers in a range of fields are finding innovative ways to solve challenges.
By Roxanna "Evan" Ramzipoor, Sift Science , 12/13/2017
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Changing How We Re-Skill in the Age of Automation
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Commentary
Faced with the rapid pace of technology changes, organizations have to plan for continuous re-skilling of their tech workforces.
By Rostow Ravanan, CEO, Mindtree , 11/29/2017
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The Need for Inclusion in AI and Machine Learning
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
If companies are forward-thinking in their application of predictive analytics, AI, and machine learning they can make these technologies inclusive, and available and relevant to all people.
By Steven Aldrich, Chief Product Officer at GoDaddy, and Bärí A. Williams, Associate General Counsel at Marqeta , 11/21/2017
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DevOps: It's a Different Animal
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Satire
It's time to take stock of where organizations are with implementing DevOps.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 10/24/2017
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3 Ways Millennials are Shaping Today’s Workplace Tech
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Use of technology is a defining characteristic of millennials, so if you don't provide simple and instant application access in the workplace they will find their own alternatives.
By Oren Ariel, CTO and cofounder of Capriza , 10/5/2017
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Have We Reached Collaboration Conflict? Time for Glue
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
A swarm of collaboration tools in the typical enterprise presents challenges such as data silos and tool overload for managers. The solution just might be more, but better, tools.
By Steve Flavell, co-CEO and co-founder of LoopUp , 7/26/2017
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10 Things IT Pros Should Consider (or Dread) Before the Job Hunt
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
News
Think you've seen changes in your IT group over the years? Well there have been just as many changes in the job market. Here's some advice to help you find that next great job.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 7/17/2017
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3 Keys to Building a Successful App Ecosystem
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Openness, trust, and shared economic opportunity are among the keys to building a successful app ecosystem.
By Max Mancini, Vice President of Ecosystem, Atlassian , 7/10/2017
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Blockchain Moving Beyond Bitcoin
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
News
Experts expect to see the shared database technology securely managing transactions in areas ranging from real estate to digital.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 7/7/2017
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Technology as Friend, Foe, or Partner?
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Satire
The latest book by MIT researchers Andrew McAfee and Erik Brynjolfsson explores the human/machine relationship and how businesses can prepare for the changes that the next 10 years will bring.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 6/27/2017
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Managing APIs Is an Increasingly Complex Burden
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Cloud Elements study analyzes data on enterprise API use and concludes that API use is growing rapidly, but it also takes careful management.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 3/31/2017
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Product Management Should Be At The Core Of Every Company
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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At the heart of product management is the ability to discover the customers' pain and then leading the way in solving that pain in the best way possible.
By John Shapiro, Intuit , 2/22/2017
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10 Tech Companies That Stole the Spotlight In 2016
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
A look back how companies like Google and newer players on the scene like Docker changed the IT landscape this year.
By Cynthia Harvey , 12/14/2016
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